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text Referéndum en Cataluña by partido comunista internacional
El próximo 1 de octubre la Generalitat y el Parlament de Cataluña han convocado un referéndum para decidir sobre una posible independencia de España de los territorios comprendidos en la Comunidad Autónoma de Cataluña. Se trata de la segunda convocatoria de referéndum en los últimos años: en 2014 otra iniciativa similar, por parte de ambos organismos, dejó un resultado abrumadoramente favorable para el “sí a la independencia” entre los 2,3 millones de votantes que participaron......
Posted: Wed Sep 20, 2017 2:23AM
text Hurricane Maria Slams Dominica and Heads Towards Puerto Rico by Abby Wilhelm
Caribbean islands recovering from Hurricane Irma, now confront Hurricane Maria....
Posted: Tue Sep 19, 2017 10:17AM
image Google intensifies censorship of left-wing websites 480_google_censorship.jpg by Andre Damon (WSWS Repost)
Google has intensified its censorship of left-wing, progressive and anti-war websites, cutting the search traffic of 13 leading news outlets by 55 percent since April. The information uncovered by the WSWS has been prominently reported on a number of alternative news websites. Despite the broad support for the WSWS’s calls for an end to Google’s Internet censorship, the company has refused to reply either to the WSWS’s petition opposing its censorship or repeated attempts to contact it for ...
Posted: Tue Sep 19, 2017 8:16AM
audio This Week in Palestine, September 15 2017 (audio/mpeg 4.8mb) by IMEMC
Welcome to this Week in Palestine, a service of the International Middle East Media Center, www.imemc.org, for September 9, to the 15, 2017....
Posted: Mon Sep 18, 2017 9:25PM
audio This Week in Palestine, August 25, 2017 (audio/mpeg 4.2mb) by IMEMC
Welcome to this Week in Palestine, a service of the International Middle East Media Center, www.imemc.org, for August 19, to the 25, 2017....
Posted: Mon Sep 18, 2017 9:20PM
audio This Week in Palestine, August 18, 2017 (audio/mpeg 4.3mb) by IMEMC
Welcome to this Week in Palestine, a service of the International Middle East Media Center, www.imemc.org, for August 12, to the 18, 2017....
Posted: Mon Sep 18, 2017 9:08PM
audio This Week in Palestine, August 11, 2017 (audio/mpeg 4.1mb) by IMEMC
Welcome to this Week in Palestine, a service of the International Middle East Media Center, www.imemc.org, for August 05, to the 11, 2017....
Posted: Mon Sep 18, 2017 9:01PM
calendar 'Near Normal Man' Film Screening by The Oshman Family JCC
Albert and Janet Schultz Cultural Arts Hall 3921 Fabian Way Palo Alto, CA 94303...
Event Date: Tue Oct 3, 2017 8:00PM
Posted: Thu Sep 14, 2017 7:10PM
text Caribbean Bishops and Development Groups Urge Debt Relief for Irma-Struck Islands by Abby Wilhelm
On behalf of Caribbean Catholic Bishops, Bishop Gabriel Malzaire called for islands dealing with Hurricane Irma to receive debt relief....
Posted: Thu Sep 14, 2017 9:25AM
image "Eco-Fascist" Groups Applaud ISIS, Murder of Heather Heyer, and Publishers 480_ee-anarchist-meme_1.jpg by free speech warriors
New communiques applaud neo-Nazis, ISIS, and threaten anarchists for raising questions....
Posted: Wed Sep 13, 2017 6:41PM
image Chania, Greece: Banner in Solidarity with Linksunten Indymedia 480_oppose-internet-censorship_1.jpg by Insurrection News
It is essential to defend in every way – physically and online – any healthy contra-information source such as indymedia.org and linksunten.indymedia.org....
Posted: Wed Sep 13, 2017 3:00PM
text Cannabis for the Treatment of Cancer - Scientific Details in Report by Justin Kander (report author)
The 182 page report titled "Cannabis for the Treatment of Cancer: The Anticancer Activity of Phytocannabinoids and Endocannabinoids" by Justin Kander and edited by Dennis Hill reveal detailed descriptions of studies where cannabis stopped cancer cells from surviving, spreading and metastasizing. Included are also personal testimonies of patients that have used cannabis to treat their cancer. The U.S. government chooses to ignore this critical information and instead continues to publically vi...
Posted: Wed Sep 13, 2017 7:47AM
image What to Make of Germany’s Ban of Linksunten Indymedia 480_freiburg-linksunten-indymedia-solidarity_1.jpg by Greg Macdougall
The criminalization of radical movement media like linksunten reveals the threat our communications face under increasingly authoritarian conditions. Various Indymedias have seen this pattern in other forms since the network’s founding at the 1999 protests in Seattle against the World Trade Organization – raids, seizures of webservers, and attacks on Indymedia centres established to cover summit protests. The German case indicates the extent to which existing legal structures can be harnessed...
Posted: Tue Sep 12, 2017 1:47PM
image 800 People Take the Streets of Freiburg, Germany in Solidarity with Linksunten Indymedia 480_freiburg-linksunten-solidarity-9s_1.jpg by Enough is Enough
In Freiburg, Germany about 800 people took part in an unregistered demonstration in solidarity with Linksunten Indymedia on September 9. Linksunten Indymedia was banned in Germany on August 25....
Posted: Sun Sep 10, 2017 6:11PM
image Holding Out for Un-alienated Communication 480_medias-libres-world-forum-of-free-media_1.jpg by IMC Montreal 2016 Convergence Working Group
In August 2016, about 40 folks convened in Montreal at the World Forum on Free Media to discuss what Indymedia could look like given the current social media landscape. This gathering was grounded by a callout entitled "What could a global independent media/tech network be in the era of corporate social media?"...
Posted: Sun Sep 10, 2017 5:21PM
image Philippines: 8,000 killings proof of policy to kill 2017-duterte-human-rights-violations.jpg by AKBAYAN (Citizens Action Party)
Akbayan Partylist condemns President Rodrigo Duterte’s denial of his policy to kill under the War on Drugs....
Posted: Sun Sep 10, 2017 5:13AM
image Reporters Without Borders criticizes Germany’s ban of Linsunten Indymedia 480_german-interior-minister-thomas-de-maiziere_1.jpg by Reporteros Sin Fronteras
Activists in the South-West of Germany created linksunten.indymedia.org – the name “linksunten” (“bottom left”) alludes both to the group’s geographical origins on the German map and to the leftist underground to which some of its supporters felt drawn....
Posted: Sat Sep 9, 2017 9:27PM
image Statement from Greek Anarchists in Solidarity with Linksunten Indymedia 480_anarchist-federation-greece_1.jpg by Anarchist Federation
The battle for freedom of speech, inside and outside the internet, is entering a new phase....
Posted: Fri Sep 8, 2017 5:08PM
calendar Speak-out-Defend Families/Children Of Fukushima & Stop Restarting JPN NUKE Plants 480_japan_fukushima_contaminate_bags__1.jpg by No Nukes Action Committee
San Francisco Japanese Consulate 275 Battery St./California San Francisco, CA...
Event Date: Mon Sep 11, 2017 3:00PM
Posted: Thu Sep 7, 2017 7:40PM
text Jubilee USA: Antigua and Barbuda and Islands Dealing with Irma Should Stop Debt Payments by Abby Wilhelm
As Hurricane Irma heads to the US coast, a religious development group is calling for debt payments to be suspended until Antigua and Barbuda and other severely impacted Caribbean nations recover from the storm....
Posted: Thu Sep 7, 2017 8:14AM